Manhattan, United States

Hello Manhattan

Manhattan is world renowned for being the world’s largest cultural, commercial, and financial centers. With world-class restaurants, museums, and concert halls, there is always something happening for everyone in Manhattan. 

Manhattan is divided into 3 compartments of Upper Manhattan, Lower Manhattan, and Midtown. Within these compartments you will find the most popular areas such as:

  • Chelsea
  • Hell’s Kitchen
  • Chinatown
  • Harlem
  • East Village
  • Greenwich Village

Must-see Manhattan Attractions:

  • Empire State Building 
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Chrysler Building
  • Flatiron Building
  • National September 11 Memorial & Museum
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • The Guggenheim Museum
  • The Whitney Museum of American Art
  • New York Historical Society
  • Macy’s Herald Square
  • New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
  • One World Observatory
  • Central Park
  • Theatre District
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Times Square
  • Chelsea Market

Cultural Events Throughout Manhattan:

Manhattan is full of culture all year round, but here are the ones you definitely want to be part of: 

  • Manhattan’s Antiques and Collectibles, Triple Pier Expo (February) 
  • Art Expo New York (March)
  • New York Flower Show (March)
  • Ninth Avenue International Food Festival (May)
  • Summerstage- concerts in Central park happening throughout the summer 

Best Foodie Experiences in Manhattan:

Manhattan has the best restaurants serving up anything from the comforting classics to the trendiest dishes. You can literally eat through 33 countries without ever leaving Manhattan. Here are our top picks: 

  • Armenian: Almayass (Flatiron)
  • Brazilian: Churrascaria Plataforma (Theatre District)
  • Chinese: Mission Chinese Food (Lower East Side)
  • French: Le Coucou (SoHo)
  • Greek: Taverna Kyclades (East Village)
  • Italian: Lupa Osteria Romana (West Village)
  • Indian: Indian Accent (Midtown)
  • Jamaican: Miss Lily’s (SoHo/ East Village)
  • Japanese: Sushi Nakazawa (West Village)
  • Mexican: Cosme (Flatiron)
  • Spanish: Casa Mono (Gramercy)
  • Thai: Somtum Der (East Village)

And of course, a trip to Manhattan would not be complete without the shopping! Manhattan is full of trendy boutiques and shopping centers. Here’s our top picks:

  • Bloomingdale’s
  • The LEGO Store
  • The Shops at Columbus Circle
  • Century 21
  • Westfield World Trade Center 
  • Bergdorf Goodman 

You can return to Manhattan several times and still not see everything it has to offer. Make Manhattan your next travel destination and let your sense of adventure carry you away.